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Petition - End Madagascar's Plague Outbreak
World  (tags: Madagascar, plague outbrake, improvement, hygiene, crisis, needless deaths, preventable disease, help needed now, sanitation, prevention, protection of the vulnerable )


- 465 days ago - forcechange.com
Fight the current plague outbreak in Madagascar and take steps to improve village hygiene to prevent future outbreaks. For most people in developed nations, the word "plague" likely conjures up images of Europe in the Middle Ages. Yet for the people of...
Your Next Cup of Tea Could Be Supporting Child Slavery
World  (tags: Tea companies, Assam, slavery, abuse, business, sanitation, Tea plantations, human rights )

Nancy
- 1256 days ago - takepart.com
At Doomur Dullung, one of the region's enormous plantations, which grows tea for major brands such as Lipton, PG Tips, Tetley, and Twinings, living and working conditions are horrific.
CRAP-TIVISM: South Africans Bare Their Asses in Protest of Bucket Toilets
World  (tags: acitivsm, society, sanitation. protests, activism, crap-tivism, quality of life, sanitation, society, world, South AFrica, world, politics, UnitedNations, society, news, ethics, government )

AWAY AWHI
- 1710 days ago - news.vice.com
Residents of Johannesburg's Soweto township bared their asses in protest of the bucket toilet system -- a holdover from South Africa's apartheid era in which the poor, predominantly black townships of the city went without electricity and proper sanitation
350,000 People Walking for World Water Day! ACTION
World  (tags: world water day, sanitation, clean water, humanrights, health, family, prevention, world )

Nancy
- 2160 days ago - worldwalksforwater.org
This week, hundreds of thousands of people in over 50 countries around the world have been taking part in the World Walks for Water and Sanitation running from 16 to 24 March.
World Water Day 2012. The World Walks for Water & Sanitation. Join The Walk!! GET INVOLVED!
World  (tags: humanrights, africa, asia, children, water, world water day, eco-friendly, food, healthy, health, green, greenliving, greenproducts, organic, environment, sanitation )

Jim
- 2526 days ago - worldwalksforwater.org
The World Walks for Water and Sanitation is a global event demanding action to address the world's largest crisis - water and sanitation. From 17 to 25 March 2012, thousands of people will walk together to demand political change. And you can take part
Support the Water for the World Act
World  (tags: Water, helping, funding, drinking, sanitation, hygiene )

Trequl
- 3027 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
In 2005, Congress passed the Paul Simon Water for the World Act, helping increase U.S. funding for water, sanitation and hygiene programs by 45%.
Plague-Infected Rats Reported in Myanmar's Capital
World  (tags: world, sanitation, politics, asia )

AWAY AWHI
- 3149 days ago - alertnet.org
Myanmar's health ministry has circulated a warning among government departments about rat-borne plague after finding infected dead rodents in a compound of a government office, an official said.
Over 50,000 Kenyans "Risk Forced Eviction"
World  (tags: humanrights, kenya, government, eviction, Kibera, 50, 000, water, sanitation, food, homes, railways, slums )

Naoko
- 3231 days ago - afrol.com
The quick eviction of more than 50,000 people living alongside Kenya's railways is being considered by the Nairobi government. Rights groups urge authorities to adopt "guidelines that conform with international humen rights standards" before considering
Bad Water More Deadly Than War
World  (tags: water, bad water, death, earthquakes, war, SIWI, Stockholm International Water Institute, water-related diseases, diarrhea, cholera, dysentry, sanitation, MDGs, WHO, UNICEF, work, preventable )

Naoko
- 3259 days ago - ipsnews.net
Bad water kills more people than wars or earthquakes, declares Anders Berntell, executive director of the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI).
Sign Petition: Provide Water for the World
World  (tags: world, clean, water, sanitation, poor, health, prevention, protection, risks, safety, illness, health, humans, disease, children, rights, technology, science, government, obama )

Tom
- 3541 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In his Inaugural Address, President Obama said, "let clean waters flow." With those words, he brought recognition to the suffering of 884 million people who do not have access to clean water and 2.5 billion without adequate sanitation.
Take a Stand Against Wrongful Eviction
World  (tags: world, poverty, poor, shelter, homeless, water, sanitation, disease, suffering, health, harassment, corruption, discrimination, women, children, human, rights, safety, prevention, culture, humans, government )

Tom
- 3541 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
For the more than 1.6 billion people suffering from some sort of shelter deprivation in the world, that future is bleak. Without access to adequate shelter, clean water or sanitation, upwards of 10 million people die each year from preventable diseases.
   

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